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Researchers receive internal grants

Researchers receive internal grants

Recreation and Leisure Studies professor Colleen Hood is researching — and implementing — best practices in therapeutic recreation for people with psychiatric illness.

Decision pays off for international Goodman graduate

Decision pays off for international Goodman graduate

After completing her undergrad in China, Shuoqian (Athena) Gao made a calculated choice to attend Brock University for her master of business administration. Two years later, Gao - who grew up north of Shanghai - has a job, new memories and friends, and is preparing to become a Canadian citizen.

Brock student takes time out from work to attend graduation

Brock student takes time out from work to attend graduation

Today’s Convocation ceremonies for both the Faculty of Mathematics and Science and Faculty of Applied Health Sciences featured more than 800 students receiving their degrees and certificates from Brock. One of those students, Rachel Chouinard, took a break from her current job in Toronto as an exploration geologist to take in her graduation today.

Staff parking passes available online June 11

Staff parking passes available online June 11

Brock staff will be able to snag their annual parking passes online starting next week. They will be available on Wednesday, June 11 at 10 a.m. by logging onto brocku.ca/parking (Online Services). Walk-up purchases will be available Monday, June 23 at 10 a.m. at the Parking Services office.

These Congress delegates made good use of their Brock surroundings

These Congress delegates made good use of their Brock surroundings

When Congress 2014 came to Brock University during the final week of May, it brought thousands of people to a campus that’s located in a UNESCO-protected biosphere, with significant ties to the indigenous peoples of this territory.  Brock is a place where one can be in a Carolinian forest or on the Bruce Trail without [...]

Brock welcomes two new honorary graduates at Thursday’s Convocation

Brock welcomes two new honorary graduates at Thursday’s Convocation

At Thursday’s two Convocation ceremonies for the Faculty of Social Sciences, more than 900 Brock students received their degrees and certificates from the University. Thursday’s ceremonies marked the third day of this week’s five-day Convocation celebrations. Brock Chancellor Ned Goodman made his first Convocation appearance of the week welcoming guests and their families.

Mayors, municipal mentors honour second cohort of NextGen graduates

Mayors, municipal mentors honour second cohort of NextGen graduates

Twenty-two municipal employees celebrated their graduation from the Goodman School of Business’s NextGen Municipal Leadership Program in front of local mayors, fellow municipal employees and representatives from the Goodman School of Business.

Universities need to better prepare grad students for job market: Congress panel

Universities need to better prepare grad students for job market: Congress panel

Universities need to do a much better job of preparing their graduate students for a very tough job market outside of university circles, said speakers at a panel held during the recent Congress 2014 at Brock.

Brock biologist aims to help women achieve equality in traditionally ‘male’ fields

Brock biologist aims to help women achieve equality in traditionally ‘male’ fields

Brock biologist Liette Vasseur is the newly elected president of the Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology.

Hard work pays off for distinguished Brock education student

Hard work pays off for distinguished Brock education student

She appreciates the recognition, but Kristina Elizabeth Wamboldt didn’t spend many quiet nights inside studying and countless hours volunteering to win awards.

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